Blogging

Crunchy Family: Call for blog posts

Heya! We’re looking to bring Crunchy Family back to life, but also in a way that is more about our readers—we want to hear from you!

While we have freestyle guest posting abilities detailed on our official submission page, we’re bringing series-based opportunities to the table, too.

To submit posts for any of the calls listed below, please visit our official submission page. […]

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Food

Stock up this Valentine’s Day

I was compensated for this post. This post also contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. View the disclosure for more info.

If you’re crunched for time, relax—this Valentine’s Day, you can shop online at Dollar Tree for yourself, your kids, your family, your friends—anyone! […]

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Entertainment

Book of the Month: THE gift for the book-lover in your life

This post contains affiliate links. Clicking a link and making a purchase will result in me earning a small percentage of the sale at no extra cost to you.

Simplify the reading process by having it delivered to you—or your book-lover—with Book of the Month. Each month, five (5) books are carefully chosen by the Book of the Month Judges to be the selections of the month. […]

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Lifestyle

Confessions of an asexual 20-something

Being the offspring of teen parents—mostly a teen mother­—is really hard. People treat you like you’re gonna go out and have lots and lots of unprotected sex, then someday have a child of your own born out of wedlock someday.

But…dude, hearing about how you should be “careful”, or whatever, whilst you’re an ace? […]

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Food, Lifestyle

Why You Should Attend the GFAF Expo

(…aside from because it’s fun and exciting.)

The Gluten-Free and Allergen-Friendly Exposition (GFAF Expo for short) is like a fair for anyone and everyone—even those who are neither gluten-intolerant nor require allergy-friendly products—who wants to learn about gluten-free and/or allergen-friendly living. In other words, if you’re a teacher, have friends/family following or requiring the lifestyle, and/or interested in the lifestyle as a whole—just in case something happens in the future—you should attend. […]

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Food

Urthbox: August 2015

A rep from Urthbox reached out to me about receiving a box and writing about it, because I’m an affiliate. For more info, read our fancy, schmancy disclosure for more info.

I selected to receive the gluten-free box, if only because the GFAF Expo is coming up (more info soon!) and last year, Charlise and I noticed we have a plethora of readers following the gluten-free diet here at Crunchy Family, and I wanted to make sure we catered to guys! […]

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Lifestyle

How to Choose a Valuable Subscription Box

Subscription boxes are basically gifts that keep on giving, be it continuously to yourself or to someone else.

But how do you go about choosing one that is actually worth it? Let’s break it down.

Jane Lawson

When I’m not an editor at Crunchy Family, I’m either freaking out over the tom cat growling at me through my window at 3am or perpetuating my tree hugger agenda. […]

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Blogging

Update to Disclaimer and FTC Disclosure

This is a post announcing the update to our Disclaimer and FTC Disclosure. We have to tell you, because it’s illegal not to.

BY CONTINUING TO USE AND ACCESS THIS WEBSITE, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE YOU HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD THE DISCLAIMER AND FTC DISCLOSURE UPDATE.

Jane Lawson

When I’m not an editor at Crunchy Family, I’m either freaking out over the tom cat growling at me through my window at 3am or perpetuating my tree hugger agenda. […]

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Lifestyle

How to Use Reusable Menstrual Products Discreetly

If you want to use cloth menstrual pads, but you don’t want others to find out—whatever the reason—you’ll be glad to know I’ve got you covered there!

Buying the pads/menstrual cups

Obviously, if you’re a teen and unable to buy your own because you lack a credit card, consider asking for a prepaid gift card, like from Visa or American Express, for your birthday or holiday celebration (e.g. […]

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